Friday 5 October 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Colonel Reyel and Elena Velikanova.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Let's Go Crazy by Prince.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
1984, directed by Michael Radford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Pieces Of My Mind by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mensch Bachmann.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of Terror or Freddy's Rescue Roundup.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 October 1984
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1984 ?
- Colonel Reyel
- Elena Velikanova
- Naima Adedapo: American singer and dancer.
- Tiana Benjamin: English actress.
- Kenwyne Jones: Trinidadian footballer.
- Leonard Rossiter: British actor, of a heart attack at age 57 (born 1926).
- 13th Space Shuttle Mission (41-G) - Challenger 6 - launched. Marc Garneau becomes the first Canadian in space.
- Marc Garneau becomes the first Canadian in space, aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Alicia Myers - You Get The Best From Me
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Diana Ross - Swept Away
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Janet Jackson - Don't Stand Another Chance
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?